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  1. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hi pigeon just hanging around our home. Today found it just wandering about . Picked it up no problems. Don't know how to check wings etc, gave it food water . Not sure what else . Can someone help me please:(
  2. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello, we have two Young pigeons here that I am caring for and was hoping I could get some advice here. One fell out of the nest last Saturday, one fell out yesterday, both from the same nest. The second one seems a bit older, could be a fledgling that meant to leave the nest, but I am too...
  3. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    I found a large pigeon sitting outside my house today. I live in Malibu, California, United States. He hung around for a long time and then in front of my own eyes was attacked by a hawk. I managed to scare off the hawk and then the pigeon walked into the house through an open door. I...
  4. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello All! I'm new to the forum and hoping someone can help. On Saturday evening, I went into my garden and down the side path of the house was a pigeon, who ran/scuttled away when I opened the garden gate to walk up the path. I approached him and he ran away and hid behind a bush, he...
  5. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Hello there I'm in the UK and have found an approx 30 day old pigeon fallen out of nest beneath tree, outside my house. It was just sitting in the road, but I encouraged it into next doors garden (it can flap its wings and hobble along but doesn't appear able to fly) and it is now sitting under...
  6. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Hello : Would anyone have good instructions on how to use the Benzing Express Clock ? The ones from Benzing are a little confusing.
  7. General Discussions
    found a 2 month old pigeon Is it pox or canker? Treatment?
  8. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I found a pigeon lying on the ground outside my flat on Sunday afternoon. He is not able to fly or walk (I'm calling him a 'he' but really I have no idea). Anyhow, thanks to advice from Quazar, he is is a cardboard box with hot water bottle in my warm kitchen. I have been giving him the warm...
  9. General Discussions
    i have 2 3/4 week old squabs , plenty of feathering although tail feathers not grown yet that have been attacked in their nest box with one being severly scalped and the other roughed up, i have taken them away from their parents in case of further attacks.I believe the responsible pigeon is a...
  10. General Discussions
    i have been hand rearing a youngster in between feeds from its parents as its too small to fend for itself 24 hours.this morning where he had been moving about he managed to open up the side of his crop with his long nails i believe he got it caught.The bleeding has stopped but ive noticed food...
  11. Wild or 'Feral' Pigeons
    Unfortunately my cat attacked a wild pigeon in my garden yesterday afternoon. I managed to save it but it looks badly injured. Missing feathers on his back & a shoulder injury from what I can tell. I brought it into the house I put it into a small wool insulated cardboard box (with ventilation)...
  12. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    Hello! I'm in Southern California and I found a pigeon outside my driveway (I think its one of the ones that lives on my roof) this afternoon with its wing dragging, so I caught it in a box and put it inside my garage. Then I noticed these bugs that was scurrying around the pigeon, so I put it...
  13. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    I own a retail grooming salon and some business owners down the street informed me that there was a pigeon hanging around their shop for the last few days. It seems to have some sort of injury to the one eye doesn't look very healthy some of his feathers are stuck together. I brought him over to...
  14. I found a pigeon or dove - now what?
    hi all this is my first ever post and experience with a pigeon :D around a week ago i found a banded pigeon in my back yard on the floor very easy to pick up and quite friendly new it wasn't able to fly due to being out of energy so put it in a large dog crate few perches a bowl of bird seed...
  15. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    About a week ago I went to my loft and one of my cocks fell to the ground and could not fly or stand, when I picked him up he was cold to the touch and was breathing strange. I placed him in a cage with a heat lamp and in about two days he was flying and eating and is now ok as far as I can...
  16. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    This YB has a neck pro. It's head stays to the side. Would it grow out of it or not? Should I just do a way with it? I need all the YB's I can get for my team. But I need good ones. I don't think this one will race. What should I do?
  17. General Discussions
    Hello all, I've posted here before about a baby pigeon that I've been hand feeding. She's had some hard times as she's had 2 ruptured air sacs and pox since I've had her. Her air sac ruptured for the second time last week and we are waiting for her to heal. She also has had pox since I've had...
  18. General Discussions
    Hello. How I can get rid of those? I tried with Permectrin II but it doesn’t work at all. Thanks in advance.
  19. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    A dog got the hold of my fantail its has a flesh wound on its leg and it looks pretty bad. I was wondering if anyone could advise me what i can do to care for it.
  20. Sick or Injured Pigeon and Dove Discussions
    This morning a mourning dove flew into my patio ceiling fan (it was going on high speed) and is now injured somehow. She's under the bushes and I cannot reach her. Although she will move so I do not touch her, she also will not fly. I know she's hurt, I just don't know what to do about it...
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